Johnson & Johnson was ordered by a Missouri jury on May 4 to pay $110 million in the latest verdict concerning the link between the company’s talc-based products and ovarian cancer.
This is the largest verdict ordered against Johnson & Johnson. So far,… Read More
There are instances in which a person, corporation or entity’s negligence or recklessness has caused large scale suffering that affects many people.
In this situation, particularly when your claim is against a large corporation, your claim may be more… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on May 02, 2017 in Defective Drug
Drug manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) must pay $3 million to a woman after a jury concluded Thursday that her husband’s suicide was linked to a generic version of the antidepressant drug Paxil.
The jury reached its verdict after a trial in a Chicago… Read More
When a person is injured because of another’s negligence, he or she could be compensated through a personal injury settlement or verdict reached during a courtroom trial.
Personal injury claims are considered a civil action, which means that instead… Read More
Workplace injuries can be expensive for an injured employee, who may face costly medical expenses and suffer financially from lost wages due to his or her condition.
The starting point for when workers’ compensation benefits are provided is often unique… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Apr 18, 2017 in Auto Accidents
After the seventh wrong-way accident involving injuries or fatalities in Arizona so far this year, renewed focus is being placed on efforts to prevent wrong way drivers.
Last week, the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) announced plans to install… Read More
If you were injured in an accident, it is important that you file a report with your insurance provider as soon as you are able.
Although an insurance provider is meant to help you after an accident, it will assign an adjuster to evaluate your claim.
The… Read More
A slip and fall accident occurs when someone becomes injured after falling on another’s property due to the presence of hazardous conditions.
Property owners are obligated to ensure the safety of guests and visitors on their premises and may be held… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Apr 04, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Distracted driving has become an all too common habit among U.S. drivers.
As the number of auto-related fatalities increased to the highest reported number in nearly a decade, traffic safety advocates are raising concerns over the public’s dangerous… Read More
Most workers in Arizona are accustomed to having breaks throughout the workday. While employees may view breaks as a right they are entitled to, employers are not required to provide time off during the workday.
However, if an employer chooses to provide… Read More